The collegiate DECA logo is blue background with the organization letters in white and a lens shutter-like cube


DECA logo


Rutgers DECA aims to prepare emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management within a social environment.

About DECA

DECA is a revamped business club focused on developing both professional and personal connections.

DECA members posing at an event

Membership Benefits

• Connections & Networking Opportunities
• Social Nights
• Guest Speaker Events
• Internship & Recruitment Preparation
• Public Speaking Practice
• Case Competition Practice
• State and National Competitions!
DECA members posing with Dean Lei

How can I join DECA?

DECA is open to all Rutgers students, and hosts events and meetings every 2 weeks. To join us, stay updated through our email list, getINVOLVED, GroupMe, Instagram, and Linkedin!

2022-2023 Board Members

Aditya Palekar
Jenna McCarthy
Directors of Programs
Aakash Tummala
Ananya Marathe
Director of Competitive Events
Dylan Buckley
Director of Marketing
Arshia Kumar
Directors of Finance
Aman Sinojia
Pranav Chanthan
Directors of Community Outreach
Varun Palekar
Abhitesh Grewal

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